Cumbyrocks

Author's details

Name: Peter Walker
Date registered: December 19, 2010
URL: http://www.notaboutthenumbers.com/

Latest posts

  1. Top Android Geocaching Apps – Get Your Vote In! — June 27, 2017
  2. Disclaimer: The Irish Is Dead Page Was Not Us — January 26, 2016
  3. What To Do When Weather Is Too Bad To Geocache… — January 16, 2015
  4. Be FTF On This New Geocaching Song — January 16, 2015
  5. Waypoint Averaging on Androids for Geocaching — October 6, 2014

Most commented posts

  1. Top Five Android Geocaching Apps — 50 comments
  2. OpenCaching.com One Year On — 40 comments
  3. Garmin vs Geocaching.com — 39 comments
  4. Samsung Galaxy S2 GPS Problem? SOLVED! — 27 comments
  5. OpenCaching.com: An over-saturation nightmare waiting to happen? — 23 comments

Author's posts listings

On The 1st Day of Caching Signal Found For Me …

That’s right folks, it’s not Christmas; rather it’s August 1st and the beginning of 31 Days of Geocaching. Every day you log a cache throughout this month, you will earn a souvenir to go along with the happy glow of making a find! To guide you through the month, the team at Geocaching.com have provided this funky …

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Geohacker Angers Geocaching Community, Cumbyrocks Particularly Pissed Off

Well, it took something special to awakening the geo-ranting beast slumbering inside me – and, well, read on … Last week, an American player by the name of ‘Geohacker’ posted this clip to YouTube explaing how they had hacked Geocaching.com to get full access to all of the Premium Member features. https://vimeo.com/70066762 Now, don’t confuse this …

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Guest Post: Author Stuck On Geocaching

Heather Thurmeier, author of romance novel Stuck on You, tells us about her experience of writing about geocaching.

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Spotted Whilst Caching …

This gem on the Sullivans Dam walkway intersection with the Cloud Forests of Leith link in Dunedin. I must see if MC Hammer and Vanilla Ice are up for an expedition!

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CITO In Space

Geocachers have always been environmentally conscious … and now that belief has been transferred to the satellite realm’s nasty little (not-so) secret  – the enormous pile of space junk from leftover satellites and rockets. That’s right, DARPA – the Defence Advanced Research Projects Agency at the Pentagon – is spending US$180 million to conduct the first CITO in space! When …

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Get Street View In Your Geocache Listings

American geocacher Lil Devil has released another outstanding Greasemonkey script – this one bringing Google Street View into Geocaching.com cache listings.

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Smartphones Keep Getting Better

Traditional GPSr owners have always used poor battery life, robustness and accuracy levels as the reasons why a smartphone is no good for geocaching. Until recently, this has largely been true.

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Congratulations Moneydork, Geocacher Of The Month

It’s Not About The Numbers is proud to report that New Zealand’s own (you can’t claim him yet Australia!) Wayne Champion (aka Moneydork, Camocrab et al) has been awarded Geocacher of the Month by Groundspeak.

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Microsoft Sends GPS Into The Clouds

But they’re already up in the clouds right? Have Microsoft, following the disaster of Windows 8, decided to deflect the attention by distracting the media with another story about their stupidity? As it turns out, no. In what can only be described as the Microsoft Christmas gift to geocachers, numerous reports are flying around the …

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The INATN Christmas Message…

As I write this it is 5:53am (NZ Time) on Tuesday 25th December…also known as CHRISTMAS DAY!!!! One small child has woken up already, although I suspect he is too little to realise what’s happening. I also realise that many of our wonderful readers are also still sleeping and waiting for Santa to arrive. It …

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